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EV charging for spillover parking

NC-v4.1 LTc8: Electric Vehicles
posted by Deborah Lucking on May 4, 2021, 2:56 pm

Our project has allocated areas for spillover parking (used a few times a year) in ones and twos around the site, accessible from an alley. much like on-street parking.

We are hoping these...

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 4, 2021, 3:31 pm

Open office with fixed partitions

NC-v4.1 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Kelli Kimura on May 4, 2021, 12:55 pm

Hi everyone,

We have a project that will have open office space with fixed partitions at cubicles. In the April 2021 credit language it seems there is no longer reference to View type 4 "...

Energy Provider Clean Energy programs and the Energy Calculation

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Lou Niles II on May 3, 2021, 4:46 pm

are driving the building towards electricity instead of gas because of the cleaner grid, the alternative performance metrics should still find some advantage. There is a separate forum for the pilot credit...

Last reply: Lou Niles II, May 4, 2021, 11:57 am

Certify a utility building without any occupands or occupied space

CS-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by Janine van den Kerkhof on Apr 21, 2021, 8:26 am

Hi all, 

We are developing a new utility building that serves several (existing and new) buildings. The new building(s) will be developed as separate projects with separate timelines. ...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 4, 2021, 10:19 am

Playground lighting

CS-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Chen Shalita on May 4, 2021, 3:26 am

Hello, in one of our projects, there is a playground lit by lighting fixtures around it. Can these lighting fixtures be considered as landscape fixtures, so they could be excluded from the...

Last reply: Bill Swanson, May 4, 2021, 9:43 am

ventilation of unconditioned warehouse

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on May 4, 2021, 6:14 am

Is the ventilation of a unconditioned warehouse considered...

ASHRAE 90.1 2016- Mandatory Provisions- Workers` Accommodation Building

NC-v4.1 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Amgad Khattab on May 3, 2021, 5:56 pm

We have a Workers` accomdination building which mainly comprimes of 3 floors and each floor has 32 room. Each room has 2 single bedrooms. Whie checking complying with ASHRAE 90.1 2016 - Mandatory...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 3, 2021, 6:45 pm

All landscaped areas removed

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Lou Niles II on May 3, 2021, 6:04 pm

It does not appear LEED give credit for removig all landscaped areas from the exiwting conditions? or at least I cannot find a path for that. New Project Rennovation that is removing all...

v4.1 Tier 1: Onsite Renewable PV Installation

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by Stephanie Graham on May 3, 2021, 1:22 am

 The title of Table 1--"Points for Renewable Energy Procurement" is confusing, as it includes Tier 1.  As you indicated under another comment in this credit, it is possible to procure onsite...

Last reply: Stephanie Graham, May 3, 2021, 2:49 pm

Renewable Energy- Confirmation of Renewable Attribute Ownership

CS-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by Levi Jimenez on May 1, 2021, 12:54 pm

We have a site with a substantial solar array that is owned by the building owner.  The LEED Credit form requires uploaded supporting documentation as follows: "upload confirmation of...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 3, 2021, 10:08 am